ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

State Volleyball Poll: Willmar, MACCRAY, BOLD remain in top 10

Tops teams: Class AAAA - Champlin Park, Class AAA - Marshall, Class AA - Nova Classical Academy and Class A - Minneota

100422.S.WCT.CARDINALS.VOLLEYBALL.VOLK.jpg
Cardinals sophomore outside hitter Gretchen Volk passes the ball during the Dig Pink: Play for a Cure match against New London-Spicer on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022, at Willmar High School.
Michael Lyne / West Central Tribune
We are part of The Trust Project.

Volleyball

Fom the Minnesota Volleyball Coaches Association
(first-place votes in parentheses)
For the week of Oct. 16:

Class AAAA
1. Champlin Park (11)
2. Lakeville North (3)
3. Wayzata
4. Northfield
5. East Ridge
6. Lakeville South
7. Chaska
t8. Eagan
t8. Rogers
10. St. Michael-Albertville
Also receiving votes: Rochester Mayo.

Class AAA
1. Marshall (13)
2. Willmar
3. Kasson-Mantorville (1)
4. Grand Rapids (1)
5. Benilde-St. Margaret's
6. Stewartville
7. Holy Angels
8. Mahtomedi
9. Byron
10. New Prague
Also receiving votes: Alexandria, Delano.

More Prep Volleyball:
Here are the top-viewed sports stories on WCTrib.com ranked by the individual story's pageviews for 2022.
Willmar senior defenseman earns a team traveling trophy after three-goal effort
Athletes from BBE, MACCRAY, Montevideo, Paynesville, Willmar and YME lead this year's squad.
Thein led Wolverines to 21-11 record, Camden North title
Jaguars fall 3-2 in the Class A third-place match to Mabel-Canton
Top-seeded Minneota rallies to put away fifth-seeded Jaguars 3-0 in the state Class A semifinals at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. BBE plays for third place.
BBE falls to Minneota in three sets in the Class A semifinals.
The Jaguars can stellar all-around team play and an error-free effort from setter Kylie Weller to beat Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 3-1 in the state Class A quarterfinals, setting up a semifinal match Friday with the top-seeded Vikings.
Willmar star Sydney Schnichels thought about all her hard work when it was announced that she was Minnesota's Ms. Baden Volleyball

Class AA
1. Nova Classical Academy (15)
2. Zumbrota-Mazeppa
3. Pequot Lakes
4. Sauk Centre
5. Southwest Christian
6. Cannon Falls
7. Annandale
8. Belle Plaine
9. Watertown-Mayer
10. Albany
Also receiving votes: Concordia Academy, Pipestone. Appearing on one ballot: Jackson County Central.

Class A
1. Minneota (7)
2. Russell-Tyler-Ruthton (4)
3. Mayer Lutheran
4. Bethlehem Academy
5. Mabel-Canton
6. Kenyon-Wanamingo
7. Badger/Greenbush-Middle River
8. Spring Grove
9. MACCRAY
10. BOLD
Also receiving votes: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, Ely, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton. Appearing on one ballot: Heron Lake-Okabena/Fulda.

ADVERTISEMENT

More Prep Sports:
Prep wrestling report for Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, in west central Minnesota. BBE beats Minneota and HLWW, falls to Canby
Girls basketball report for Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, in west central Minnesota. Jaguars hold off Sauk Centre 46-41 before a packed house in Belgrade
Cullen Gregory, Jordan Gorans each score 2 goals in Willmar’s road win
Prep boys basketball report for Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, in west central Minnesota. Jaguars edge Mainstreeters 59-57 in a matchup of state-ranked teams
Teams compete at the Willmar Invitational on Friday, including Litchfield
The teams meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 2 and the winner likely will be the favorite in the Section 3AA-North playoffs
Top teams: Class AAAA - Park Center, Class AAA - Totino-Grace, Class AA - Lake City, Class A - New Life Academy
Top teams: Class AAAA - Hopkins, Class AAA - Benilde-St. Margaret's, Class AA - Providence Academy, Class A - Mountain Iron-Buhl
Junior center has emerged as Willmar's leading scorer as the Cardinals make a push for a section championship
Top teams: Class AAA - St. Michael-Albertville, Class AA - Simley, Class A - Jackson County Central, Girls - Bemidji

State Prep Polls logo
State Prep Polls logo
Tribune graphic / Kit Grode

What To Read Next
Prep wrestling report for Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, in west central Minnesota. Cardinals pick up a pair of CLC wins, beating Brainerd and Sartell
Cards fall to the Crush, 9-1
Girls basketball report for Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, in west central Minnesota. Huskers prevail over Jaguars in matchup of state-ranked teams
Prep boys basketball report for Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, in west central Minnesota. Sauk Rapids gets up by 17 by halftime to beat Willmar 76-57 at the Big Red Gym